Infill Embrace

Consumers look to maximize space with modern space-conscious architecture
Implications - Roughly half of the world's population lives in urban areas. Space in cities is often limited and expensive, so consumers are making the most of what's available, turning to infills designed with space-maximization and storage in mind. Urban-dwelling entrepreneurs are also embracing slim architecture and are using cutting-edge architecture and design to draw consumers and employees in.
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Optically Deceptive Homes - House in Ookayama by Torafu Architects Counters its Narrowness
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Viral 19,821 Clicks Pub: May 26, 11
Optically Deceptive Homes
House in Ookayama by Torafu Architects Counters its Narrowness
The house in Ookayama by Torafu Architects is a stunning piece of contemporary architecture in a residential Japanese neighborhood that plays down a common characteristic of homes in the area: its narrowness.… [More]
Two-Meter-Wide Dwellings - The Slim House Extension Enhances a Narrow Interior with Natural Light
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Viral 55,409 Clicks Pub: Feb 5, 13
Two-Meter-Wide Dwellings
The Slim House Extension Enhances a Narrow Interior with Natural Light
Have you every noticed how darker rooms generally appear to be much more cramped than ones treated to generous fenestration? The Slim House Extension is a prime example of how framed outdoor views... [More]
Drastically Narrow Dwellings (UPDATE) - The Keret House by Jakub Szczesny Occupies a Sliver of Space
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V. Hot 12,099 Clicks Pub: Nov 5, 12
Drastically Narrow Dwellings (UPDATE)
The Keret House by Jakub Szczesny Occupies a Sliver of Space
The Keret House by Jakub Szczesny is a marvel as it measures a restrictive 48 inches at its widest point. This residence boasts a triangular shape and is located in a tiny crevice between two... [More]
Winsome Wedged Dwellings - The Onou House Rigidly Defines Views from Both Ends of the Abode
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Hot 14,811 Clicks Pub: Sep 10, 12
Winsome Wedged Dwellings
The Onou House Rigidly Defines Views from Both Ends of the Abode
Any sort of fenestration strictly defines specific outdoor perspectives, but the limitations of this architectural consequence is seldom as pronounced as in the Onou House by Katsutoshi Sasaki and... [More]
Sleek Slender Homes - The House Contrast by Key Operation is Narrowly Designed
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Hot 17,164 Clicks Pub: Oct 26, 11
Sleek Slender Homes
The House Contrast by Key Operation is Narrowly Designed
This sleek house is located in Shinjuku, Tokyo and is called the 'House Contrast' by Key Operation. The main highlight of the house is that it is sleek and slender in design -- so much so that it seems… [More]
Exaggerated Confined Spaces - The Narrow House Installation Reflects Upon Modern Living
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Hot 5,941 Clicks Pub: May 30, 11
Exaggerated Confined Spaces
The Narrow House Installation Reflects Upon Modern Living
A humorous installation called The Narrow House (created by Erwin Wurm and currently on show in Denmark), invites you to reflect on the confined spaces of modern living. As cities expand in all directions… [More]